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Risk Level 2: Low

May 31, 2001
February 13, 2007 11:54:24 AM
Also Known As:
VBS.Loveletter.CM@mm (AVX), VBS.Lopez.A@mm, JENNIFERLOPEZ_NAKED.JPG.vbs
Worm, Virus

This is a minor variant of the LoveLetter virus family. This virus may arrive in the following format by email:

Subject: Where are you?
Body: This is my pic in the beach!

This virus also drops the file Cih_14.exe, which is a dropper for the CIH virus, and attempts to run it.

Click here to view the entire list of known VBS.LoveLetter variants.

  • If you are using Norton AntiVirus 2001, a free program update that includes Script Blocking is available. Please run LiveUpdate to obtain this.
  • For other versions of Norton AntiVirus, SARC offers a tool to disable the Windows Scripting Host.

Antivirus Protection Dates

  • Initial Rapid Release version June 1, 2001
  • Latest Rapid Release version August 8, 2016 revision 023
  • Initial Daily Certified version June 1, 2001
  • Latest Daily Certified version August 9, 2016 revision 001
  • Initial Weekly Certified release date pending
Click here for a more detailed description of Rapid Release and Daily Certified virus definitions.
Writeup By: Patrick Nolan

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